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Black Glam: Entrepreneur and hair stylist to the stars Kim Kimble reveals what...

Stylist to the stars, Kim Kimble, sat down with theGrio’s style correspondent Johnny Wright for a good catch-up session.
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WATCH: Ryan Coogler, John David Washington, Tichina Arnold and more at the AAFCA Awards

The 10th annual AAFCA Awards went down Wednesday night in Los Angeles and TheGrio was on deck for the star-studded affair that featured appearances...
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New Way To Play: Johnny Wright and friends embark on a glamping getaway

Johnny Wright is always looking for a good time, great food and new way to play.

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Jess Moore, the comedian also known as Jess Hilarious, emotionally apologized to the public via Instagram Tuesday morning after posting an earlier rant against Sikh passengers boarding a flight that critics labeled as racist."In understanding the error of my...
 Meek Mill dropped the new trailer for the #FreeMeek documentary that explores his life and many challenges with the Philadelphia criminal justice system.--WATCH: New Zealand ‘Haka’ dancers and students honor 50 people killed in Mosque attack--According to the official...

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An Iowa man arrested for allegedly sitting on a toddler and smothering him to death

An Iowa man is under arrest and facing first-degree murder charges for the gruesome killing...
Lori Lightfoot

‘Hate has no place in Chicago’: Mayoral candidate targeted by homophobic flyers

Homophobic fliers targeting Chicago mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot were distributed on cars around the South...
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Black millennials dropping out of church, but say it isn’t because of religion

More Black young adults than their white counterparts are dropping out of Protestant churches, according...
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NYC elite high school admits scarcely any Black students, pointing out disparities in process

 The acceptance of a paltry number of African American students in one of New York...
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John Legend chimes in on admissions scam: “The System Is Rigged”

 Grammy award winner, John Legend has proven that he is never afraid to speak out...

Sports

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Serena Williams looking for Grand Slam with social networking platform Bumble

Pro tennis superstar Serena Williams has joined Bumble, a social networking platform targeted at women,...
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USC athletic director, Lynn Swann, refuses to step down in wake of admissions scandal

Athletic director Lynn Swann said he isn't going anywhere, despite calls asking him to step down.
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‘Good Morning America’s’ Robin Roberts to host ABC’s first-ever NFL draft coverage

ESPN reports that Roberts will host the prime-time broadcast of Round 1 from an ABC set located on Broadway in Nashville. She will be joined on a separate set by co-host Rece Davis and the crew from College GameDay Built by The Home Depot.
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N.C. Central University and Prairie View A&M rep HBCUs in NCAA Basketball Tourney

As the nation falls into the annual sports ritual called NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament --...
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There’s a new sheriff in town: Meet ‘Deputy Shaquille O’Neal’ in Florida

Shaq is all about the kids and saving the day and now the NBA icon...

Business

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Serena Williams looking for Grand Slam with social networking platform Bumble

Pro tennis superstar Serena Williams has joined Bumble, a social networking platform targeted at women,...
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Ray J’s tech company ‘Raycon’ hits $10M in sales in less than a year

Ray J can officially add booming businessman to his resume after it was announced that his electronics company, Raycon, just hit $10 million in sales.
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THE CAUCASITY! Before college admissions scandal broke, Lori Loughlin’s hubby shared opinions about ‘entitled’ people

Lori Loughlin's husband Mossimo Giannulli allegedly believes there are a lot of "takers" and "entitled people" in this world.
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By year’s end, Twitter plans to increase workforce numbers among Blacks, Latinos and women

 By the end of 2019, Twitter wants its workforce to be majority women, five percent...
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Bossing Up! 4 Young, Black, Dynamic Women Who Are Setting Trends and Making Moves

Read the numbers and you'll see Black women are clearly making boss moves.The 2018 State...